Talent Acquisition Specialist

  • Job Reference: 78434848-2
  • Date Posted: 10 January 2019
  • Recruiter: Reed Specialist Recruitment
  • Location: City, London
  • Salary: £50,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment

Job Description

Job Role: Talent Acquisition Specialist

Company: Reed Professional Services

Basic Salary: £50,000 per annum or up to £250 per day

Working Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30am-5.30pm

Location: Central London

Contract: 3 month Fixed Term Contract with a possible extension

The Role - What does the Talent Acquisition Specialist role look like?

Reed are looking for a Talent Acquisition Specialist to take responsibility for some of the internal recruitment within our technology and consultancy parts of the business.

The role will be recruiting individuals to work in the technical space and whilst you do not need to be technically minded, you do need to have an understanding of the industry to a depth that will allow you to talk to professionals easily, and having a robust knowledge of the consultancy business will also be a distinct advantage.

What can REED offer me in return?

We offer a variety of company benefits such as 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, the chance to buy, sell and carry over holiday, paid sabbaticals after every 5 years of service, long standing service awards, a discount scheme, pension, season ticket loans, access to health insurance, free eye tests, personal development schemes, paid rewards for innovative ideas, childcare vouchers and many many more!

The Person - What makes a good Talent Acquisition Specialist?

  • Experience in recruiting for a variety of roles and seniority levels.
  • Have the knowledge and experience to use creative solutions to recruit and not just rely on advert responses.
  • Experience with LinkedIn is essential as is use of other tools that would lead to successful hires.
  • Experience of head hunting

Who are Reed Specialist Recruitment?

Reed Specialist Recruitment (RSR) is the largest part of the Reed Global Group (), which also includes Europe's biggest jobsite - ; one of the world's leading Welfare To Work providers - Reed In Partnership; and the UK's leading training provider - Reed Learning.

We have been operating since 1960 when Sir Alec Reed first set us up and he has now handed over the reins to his son James Reed, so we are still a family run business to this day. Not bad for a company that has more than 3,000 permanent employees working across 425 business units in 180 locations worldwide, including Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific!

Join REED - Our Values, Your Values; Our Future, Your Future

All job offers are subject to satisfactory references and compliance with vetting requirements applicable to the job role. Reed Specialist Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to ensure that no candidate or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity. We are a MINDFUL EMPLOYER and offer a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.